3100 W. Burbank Blvd. Suite 201
Burbank, CA 91505

Phone: (818) 241-4238
Toll Free: (877) 537-8283
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Fax: (818) 507-0785

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Los Angeles Elder Law Attorney
Los Angeles Medi-CAL Attorney

“Failing to plan is planning to FAIL.” - Ben Franklin

Elder Law Attorney Protecting Seniors...
Medi-CAL (Medicaid), & Estate Planning

"At the end of the day, our Elder Law Lawyers and Medi-CAL staff get great personal satisfaction in helping a family in crisis and giving them the peace of mind that we are there to help them as they face uncertainty with care and end of life issues while protecting family assets."

LA Law Center, PC is an experienced Elder Law firm based in Burbank, California, which is in the heart of the Los Angeles Metropolitan Area in Southern California. Call us and you will not be sorry!

Welcome to our Main Elder Law Page!!

We have 5 Star ratings with Yelp and other review sites.

Our Elder Law Lawyers & Staff have
100% success rate with Medi-CAL Applications!

We want to provide a lot of information you are seeking about our elder law attorney services. Please surf around our web site for information about many different asset protection topics of concern to you or your family.

KNX 1070 Radio "The Costs of Elder Care: The Race Against Time Radio Show!"

We are extremely proud to be a part of a radio series on CBS KNX 1070 and KFWB 980 in Los Angeles, called 'The Costs of Elder Care: The Race Against Time!' This program gives vital information to the public regarding long term care and finding ways to pay for it, including middle class families qualifying for Medi-CAL (Medicaid). LA LAW Elder Law Attorneys are passionate about educating the public about options for seniors and their long term care! As an experienced Los Angeles Elder Law Attorney, Joseph McHugh was invited to be interviewed by radio talk show host, Charles Feldman for a series on the challenges of the high costs of aging and the options to pay for nursing home care. Of course one of these options is qualifying for Medi-CAL and Joe explains that middle class families with modest assets CAN qualify by reallocating their assets. There will be additional information & replays of the interviews on the CBS KNX Radio Station's Web Site CLICK HERE!

As always, call us at LA LAW if you have concerns
about your family and long term care!

Our elderly care attorneys and staff are dedicated to educating the community of the Medi-CAL facts, while fighting the sources of misinformation and myths that surround Medi-CAL State Benefits qualifications, senior care and way to help paying for nursing home care.

We have a mission to educate the public about protecting seniors assets with California laws and rules for Medi-CAL gift transfers, eligibility, and Medi-CAL Estate Recovery.

Feel free to call us for a free Medi-CAL consultation. We are happy to help in any way we can!

Local Phone: (818) 241-4238 or
Toll Free Phone: (877) 537-8283

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LA LAW Center's Elderly Care Attorney, Joseph McHugh and staff are experienced in dealing with the issues that surround senior clients as they need more care or are facing a crisis situation. We prefer that our clients have us work with them on Pre-Crisis Planning for their estate for maximum estate protection and best elderly care options. Our Elder Law Attorneys and staff help clients with the Medi-CAL Pre-Planning (NON CRISIS PLANNING) and Medi-CAL Qualification Process (CRISIS PLANNING), filling out Medi-CAL long term care applications and Aid & Attendance Applications.

Our elder law attorneys can help families protect the family home from Medi-CAL Estate Recovery if your loved one is already on Medi-Cal and the house is still in their name. as long as your loved one has mental capacity to sign documents! We also offer a special elder law power of attorney that allows the agent to transfer assets in a Medi-CAL asset Protection Irrevocable Trust.

Joe McHugh is an experienced Los Angeles elder law attorney and accredited attorney with the Veteran's Administration for providing assistance with the Veteran's Aid & Assistance Pension Program. For more information regarding senior asset protection information, click on the below links to other "Senior" related topics on our web site.

Medi-CAL Asset Protection Irrevocable Trusts

Qualifying Medi-CAL to Pay for Nursing Homes

The High Cost of Aging

What is HIPAA?

Estate Planning & Elder Law Litigation

Are You Worried About Your Parents?

In-House Fiduciary Accounting Services

Alarming Facts About Life Care and Medi-CAL

Elder Abuse & Reporting Contact Information

Middle Class Families Can Qualify for Medi-CAL

Non-Crisis and Long Term Care Planning is Critical

Family Disagreements Over Competency of an Elder

Aging Happens...How do I need Help from an Elder Law Attorney?

We are proud to be a part of the complete solution to your family's health care and asset protection needs. not just the lawyers that create the legal documents. We understand the issues surrounding the care of aging loved ones and what it takes legally to meet your needs and goals, while giving your family the peace of mind that your loved ones are getting the best care possible in a complex and confusing situation.

Our Law Firm is located in Southern California; however, our Elder Law Attorney serve many clients throughout the state and love an occasional road trip to help our clients, their family and friends.

After a thorough review of the best strategies for your family situation and our fees for the scope of work, we will structure a comprehensive estate plan created specifically to give you (or your loved one) the best care possible, while protecting your family assets and allowing you to stay in control of your life and your money.

Our Law Firm is centrally located in Burbank (Southern California); however, our Elder Law Lawyer, Joe McHugh and his wife Kathy McHugh, Certified Senior Advisor serve many clients throughout the state and love an occasional road trip to help our clients, their family and friends. We are very proud of the many personal and professional referrals we receive from happy clients and colleagues. Please contact our office today to schedule a free 30 minute consultation on the phone or in our office.

Take advantage of a free phone consultation or appointment for a free 30 minute consultation to review your individual situation and determine if you would benefit from our experience and legal services.

Call us at: (818) 241-4238


We are highly experienced and caring law firm that has earned an excellent reputation as trusted California Estate Planning Attorneys, California Elder Law Lawyers, & California Special Needs Attorneys - serving clients throughout California and specifically in Los Angeles County in Asset Protection, Probate, Wills, Living Trusts, Special Needs Trusts, Medi-Cal Asset Protection Irrevocable Trusts, Irrevocable Trusts, Medi-CAL Long Term Care Qualifications for clients with assets, protecting from Medi-Cal Estate Recovery and Disability Planning. Our staff is trained to communicate with you making you comfortable about our progress and while we expedite your legal matters. Our clients are individuals and families generally located in Burbank-Los Angeles or Southern California area. We have successfully represented and assisted clients in Central and Northern California, as well as helping individuals in cities throughout the United States that have family members living in the state of California, with their legal concerns. We are experienced in helping families with assets qualify or keep Medi-Cal benefits in California. We occasionally love a road trip to help clients out of the immediate Los Angeles area.

Helpful resources for seniors or caregivers in the Los Angeles area.

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